Oakwood Promotes Monica Ramos to Lead Travel Agent Sales Effort

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 31, 2002–Oakwood Worldwide has announced the promotion of Ms. Monica Ramos to the position of travel account manager, with the responsibility of leading Oakwood's direct sales effort to traditional travel agents. An extended stay alternative to hotels, Oakwood Worldwide offers the only corporate housing currently available on the Global Distribution Systems (GDS) … Read more

Peter Barge, Global Chairman Of Jones Lang Lasalle Hotels, To Become Chief Executive Officer Of Jones Lang Lasalle's Asia Pacific Region

Singapore, Chicago and London, June 25, 2002 – Chris Peacock, Chief Executive Officer of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL), today announced changes to the leadership of its Asia Pacific region, effective January 1, 2003. Christopher M.G. Brown, 56, will become Chairman of the region and Peter A. Barge, 51, will succeed as Chief Executive … Read more

Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn & Spa Appoints Debra Shinn as General Manager

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 24, 2002– Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn & Spa Appoints Debra Shinn as General Manager to Lead the Business and Establish the Inn as a World-Class Destination Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn & Spa, an AAA Four-Diamond rated boutique hotel has announced Debra Shinn as their new General Manager. She will … Read more

Six Continents Hotels Launches Priority Privilege

(SYDNEY) 10 October, 2002 – Six Continents Hotels has expanded its member only dining and accommodation programme and re-launched it as Priority Privilege, introducing greater member benefits that can be redeemed not only within Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific but throughout Asia as well. Operating as Pacific Privilege for the past 9 years, the … Read more

Candlewood Suites Extends $50 Amazon.com Shopping Spree Offer for Booking Online

WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Candlewood Suites will continue offering a $50 Amazon.com promotional certificate to guests who reserve a suite online at http://www.candlewoodsuites.com and stay at least three consecutive nights, now through September 23. The promotion's unique appeal to both business and budget travelers has generated a strong positive response that is expected … Read more

WYNDHAM INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS MARK A. SOLLS TO EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL

Wyndham International, Inc. (NYSE:WYN) today announced that Mark A. Solls will join the company as executive vice president and general counsel, replacing Carla S. Moreland who resigned the position last year to enter private practice. Solls will begin his new duties on Sept. 30 and will be responsible for all of Wyndham’s legal affairs, including … Read more

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Appoints Company Veterans to New Roles; Ted Darnall, Geoff Ballotti, Norman Macleod and Sue Brush On The Move

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y Aug. 6, 2002 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc (NYSE:HOT) announced today that several veteran senior executives have been appointed to new positions within the organization. Ted Darnall, currently President, North America, has been named President, Starwood Real Estate, and Geoff Ballotti, Senior Vice President of Southern Europe, has been appointed Executive … Read more